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Re: list style suggestion

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Tue, 16 Oct 2001 21:27:49 +0200
To: "Hoyt, Phil" <Phil.Hoyt@globeinteractive.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <mu1pstkukvkgvp7df3i5nm2lvd9rpm6a2e@4ax.com>
* Hoyt, Phil wrote:
>display: list-item would be more useful if it could accommodate a wider
>variety of lists. For example, the inline list which would be displayed as:
>1. The first item; 2. The second item. 

I think this can already be done using counters.

>It seems like list items could also be arrayed horizontally as follows:
>1. 	The first item	2.	The second item
>	goes in here.		goes here.

These are actually columns, CSS Level 3 has a Column Module for this
kind of functionality, see http://www.w3.org/TR/css3-multicol
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